Tag Archives: Board of Education

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BOE puts uniform issue to bed

REGION 16 — Region 16 students won’t be wearing uniforms to school any time soon. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect, took…

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Usage fee at center of debate

REGION 16 — An ongoing discussion on the school usage fee for a before and after-school program at Laurel Ledge Elementary School was once again a topic of debate among…

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School board adds kindergarten class

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education has approved hiring another kindergarten teacher at Prospect Elementary School to reduce class sizes. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

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Board OKs new hires to combat class sizes

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last week approved two new teaching positions to reduce class sizes at Salem and Western elementary schools. Assistant Superintendent of Schools Christopher Montini presented…

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BOE chair switches parties

NAUGATUCK — Board of Education Chairman David Heller says politics should take a back seat to the business of educating children and that his main allegiance is to what he…

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Raise follows increase in workload

NAUGATUCK — The assistant business manager at Naugatuck Public Schools has been given an 18.7 percent salary increase over last year. Bernice Rizk’s salary went from $61,200 in fiscal year…

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Board awards contract for new office

REGION 16 — The final piece of the Region 16 school building project is set to move ahead. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls…

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School brass receive good grades, raises

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education is pleased with the job the top two school officials are doing in the borough. The school board gave positive evaluations to Superintendent of…

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HR director gets contract extension

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education has extended Human Resources Director John Lawlor’s contract for three years. The board approved the contract at its July 9 meeting. The contract, which…

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BOE, union agree on deal

NAUGATUCK — After several years of negotiations, the Board of Education and Local 1813 of Connecticut Council #4 have agreed to terms on a new contract. The union represents about…